Sample Firmware Engineer Resume

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Sample #1

Michael Byrne
2834 Monica Ct SW
Albany, NY 12201
(111)-123-1234
[email]

Summary
A computer expert who combines the discipline of both electronic engineering and computer science; has extensive training in electronic engineering, software design and hardware-software integration; has been involved in many aspects of computing, from the design of individual microprocessors, personal computers, and supercomputers, to circuit design; has focused on computer systems and how they integrate into the network infrastructure; has written software and firmware for embedded microcontrollers, designing chips, analog sensors, mixed signal circuit boards, and operating systems; has been involved in robotics research which relies heavily on using digital systems to control and monitor electrical systems like motors, communications, and sensors.

Professional Experience:

DSP Firmware Engineer January 2007 – Present
Zebra Corp, Albany, NY
Responsibilities:

  • Conducted or participated in multidisciplinary research and collaborates with hardware and imaging engineers in the design, development, and utilization of embedded systems software.
  • Designed, implemented and optimized performance critical image- and signal-processing applications in embedded software for a digital signal processor.

Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer May 2004 – December 2006
Pearce Engineering, Limited, Albany, NY

Responsibilities

Participated in the development of object oriented design for distributed software applications and subsystems.
Identified and reported any quality or compliance concerns and took immediate corrective action as required.
Developed embedded/firmware applications for processors using C, C++, and Java.

System Fireware Engineer Pipeline February 1999 – May 2004
Cirrus Logic, Albany, NY

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted or participated in multidisciplinary research and collaborates with hardware and imaging engineers in the design, development, and utilization of embedded systems software.
  • Designed, implemented and optimized performance critical image- and signal-processing applications in embedded software for a digital signal processor.

Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer May 2004 – December 2006
Pearce Engineering, Limited, Albany, NY

Education

Masters Degree in Information Technology
University of Iowa, IA, 1999
Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering
Rockefeller University, NY, 1997

Skills:

  • High technical aptitude
  • Hands-on experience with real time operating system
  • Excellent debugging skills in low level software and hardware
  • Well versed in other common protocols
  • Has a keen sense in trouble shooting and resolving performance problems within an embedded system
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Knowledge in a variety of computer systems and technologies
  • Knowledge in modifications of computer system

Awards and Affiliations
American Association of Professional Engineer, member
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Sample #2

Albert Ortega
4690 Kelly Drive
Core, WV 26529
(222)-418-7852
[email]

Objective To take a challenging role as firmware Engineer in a highly technical company and utilize my skills in Xilinx Virtex 4/5 FPGAs, Java, UML, TRACE32,and JTAG debugger in providing efficient and effective service to the company in attaining its goals.

Education

Master in Computer Applications, 2002
Yale University

BS Computer and Engineering, 1999
Yale University

Skills:

  • Xilinx Virtex 4/5 FPGAs
  • Networking using 802.11 wireless
  • Self-motivated with good communication skills
  • Java, UML, TRACE32, JTAG debugger
  • Networking on resource management using Hybrid RF/Free-Space Optical wireless systems
  • C++/C Programming Skills

Professional Experience:

  • Firmware Engineer III, 2008-present
  • Halex Corp., Georgetown, MA

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluated layout & manufacturing designs.
  • Analyzed hardware designs including FPGA designs and digital video designs.
  • Designed and redesigned video mufti-viewer products and video processing IP blocks.
  • Created designs of firmware and functional requirements to stimulate models.
  • Firmware Engineer II, 2005-2008
  • Halex Corp., Georgetown, MA

Responsibilities:

  • Gathered firmware application in incorporate firmware prototype designs to increase the efficiency of team.
  • Gathered and identified different specifications relevant in 3GPP standards.
  • Debugged and tested embedded modules such as Express AirCards and USB Modems.
  • GPS Test Engineer, 2002-2005
  • Halex Corp., Georgetown, MA

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluated layout & manufacturing designs.
  • Analyzed hardware designs including FPGA designs and digital video designs.
  • Designed and redesigned video mufti-viewer products and video processing IP blocks.
  • Created designs of firmware and functional requirements to stimulate models.
  • Firmware Engineer II, 2005-2008
  • Halex Corp., Georgetown, MA

Certifications and Affiliations

Certification in Coding for Hybrid FSO/RF Communication Systems
Association of Firmware Specialists in Georgetown

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